portupgrade problem

Kent Stewart kstewart at owt.com
Fri Apr 10 06:37:25 UTC 2009

On Thursday 09 April 2009 10:49:44 pm Canhua wrote:
> hi,
> I ran the following to upgrade on my 7.0-release FreBSD:
> env
> PACKAGEROOT="ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/ports/i386/packages-7-stable
>/Late st/" portupgrade -aPPR

The Handbook says this should be PACKAGESITE. When I set it in my .cshrc, I 
have setenv. I haven't set it on my 7-stable but on 6-stable, it looks like


> and it would failed with this error:
> fetch:
> ftp://ftp.freebsd.orgpub/FreeBSD/ports/i386/packages-7-stable/All/pub/FreeB
>SD/po rts/i386/packages-7.0-release/All/libX11-1.2.1,1.tbz: No address
> record
> please notice the site address being changed to
> "ftp.freebsd.orgpub", not "ftp.freebsd.org/pub",
> the slash between "org" and "pub" disappear.
> Best wishes
> Canhua
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Kent Stewart
Richland, WA


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